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Rhakotis Magazine

Rhakotis takes its name from the ancient fishing village that grew into Alexandria, the classical city par excellence.

We see the ancient world as a complex and cosmopolitan space in which various societies intermingled, creating international and local cultures that changed, merged and ruptured over the centuries. The history and culture of these societies have had and continue to have an impact on later societies which are themselves complex and never neutral.